Library Selectors are contacts for UMSL's academic departments. Each selector works with one or more department liaisons to coordinate book purchases and journal subscriptions for their departments.  If you have any questions, or your department is not listed, contact Jan Peach, Collection Development Librarian, at 516-5076 or

FieldSelectorDepartment Liaison
Anthropology Mary Doran Patti Wright
Art/BFA Clinton Berry Susan Waller
Biology Mary Zettwoch Lisa Schechter
Business Clinton Berry Vicki Sauter
Chemistry Chris Dames James Chickos
Communication Karen Robinson Alice Hall
Criminology Frances Piesbergen T.J. Taylor
Economics Clinton Berry Anne Winkler
Education Helen Shaw Counseling & Family Therapy
 - Mark Pope
Educational Leadership & Policy
 - Pat Boyer
Educational Psychology, Research & Evaluation
 - Michael Bahr
Teaching & Learning
 - Cathy Vatterott
Gender Studies Chris Niemeyer Kathleen Nigro
Gerontology Heather Wefel Tom Meuser
Government Documents Lindsay Schmitz n/a
Greek Studies Chris Daniel n/a
History Lindsay Schmitz Priscilla Dowden-White
Languages and Cultures Chris Daniel
Chris Niemeyer
Lorna Williams
Library Science Karen Robinson Karen Robinson
Literature Marilyn Rodgers Kathy Gentile
Mathematics/Computer Science Chris Dames Henry Kang
Music Paul Sharpe Diane Touliatos
Nursing Jan Peach Dottye Akerson
Optometry Jan Peach Ralph Garzia
Philosophy Timothy Nelson Jon McGinnis
Physics/Astronomy Chris Dames Peter Handel
Political Science Frances Piesbergen Ruth Iyob
Psychology Raleigh Muns Brian Vandenberg
Public Policy Frances Piesbergen Adriano Udani
Reference Clinton Berry n/a
Science, General Mary Zettwoch n/a
Social Work Mary Doran Joe Pickard
Sociology Raleigh Muns Susan Brownell
Theatre, Dance and Media Studies Karen Robinson Rob Scoggins